Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0134467795
ISBN 13: 978-0-13446-779-5

Chapter 1 - Whole Numbers - 1.3 Subtracting Whole Numbers - 1.3 Exercises - Page 30: 90


If 14,679 children in the school district have received eye exams and there are 23,156 children in the school distract how many didn't receive eye exams? 8477 children didn't receive eye exams.

Work Step by Step

The way to solve this is to subtract. Unless you are subtracting integers, make sure the larger number is being subtracted by the smaller number.
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.